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July 23, 2019

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Location:

Shelby Township,MI,

Member Since:

Dec 28, 2011

Gender:

Male

Goal Type:

Local Elite

Running Accomplishments:

PRs

16:52 Phillies Charities 5k (2016)

35:52 Beach to Beacon 10k (2015)

58:10 Broad Street 10 Mile (2016)

1:16:02 Philadelphia Rock and Roll Half Marathon (2015)

2:46:54 Philadelphia Marathon (2015)

Short-Term Running Goals:

Running Races 2019

Detroit Marathon or Indianapolis Monumental Marathon

Gravel Races

April 13: Barry Roubaix 36 Mile

September 8: Johns Dirty Ride 25 or 50 Mile

Cyclocross

November 16: Bloomer CX

Nov 30: Le Frost

Long-Term Running Goals:

I'd love to get my marathon time into the 2:3X range or under. Do some gravel races and cyclocross races to keep things interesting.

Personal:

I live in Michigan with my wife, Megan. I started running in September 2010.

(Please note that Strava links might contain blog inappropriate langauge)

 

Favorite Blogs:

Miles:This week: 14.60 Month: 210.90 Year: 2294.35
Newton Flat 5 Lifetime Miles: 198.50
Miles With Megan Lifetime Miles: 511.20
Nike Zoom Streak LT2 White/Orange Lifetime Miles: 189.95
Saucony Kinvara 7 Lifetime Miles: 376.80
Altra Escalante Lifetime Miles: 536.65
Altra One V3 Blue Lifetime Miles: 365.50
Altra One V3 Blue 2 Lifetime Miles: 380.00
Specialized Diverge Pro Lifetime Miles: 1301.80
Saucony ISO Freedom Lifetime Miles: 533.20
Saucony ISO Freedom Black/Green Lifetime Miles: 295.10
Saucony Kinvara 5 Blue (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 688.77
Saucony Kinvara 5 Teal (Vault) Lifetime Miles: 615.25
Cross Training Minutes 2019 Lifetime Miles: 3652.50
Saucony Kinvara 6 Lifetime Miles: 91.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
7.000.000.000.007.00

Back in Lafayette. North side - 7 dark, easy miles, averaged 8:23

Newton Trainer 4 Miles: 7.00
Weight: 0.00
Comments
From SlowJoe on Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 12:22:57 from 69.131.141.92

Yeah, probably about the right length of stay for Vegas, you don't want to be there too long!

Nice you still got in a workout too. Welcome back to the grind!

From Jason D on Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 12:44:44 from 24.1.80.94

Definitely! Things get really weird on Friday nights it seems. I was "treated" to that. I was glad to get some running in but still spend some time with friends and my girlfriend and have it feel a bit vacation-y as well.

From Bam on Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 13:05:47 from 89.126.28.24

You're a handsome brute of a man:)

From Jason D on Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 16:41:20 from 24.1.80.94

I swear this is totally candid. When I try to take photos I always have my eyes closed. The expression belies the fear I was feeling as I watched a young fella scale a wall with his bare hands, get to the top, and then wonder how to get down. He made me very nervous. He did manage to get down without the aid of a helicopter, which is what I thought was going to happen.

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